before but we could not cross because each time they told us the borders were closed. they told us we couldn't cross >> >> holman: the u.n. high commissioner for refugees has requested thousands of tents and other supplies from jordan that are due to arrive by the end of the week. heavy monsoon rains spawned severe flooding across parts of the philippines today. the downpours drenched the capital city, manila and several nearby provinces killing at least three people. the torrential rain, strengthened by a passing tropical storm, turned manila's streets into waist-deep rivers. the flooding forced the closing of schools, businesses, and embassies. in the u.s., a wildfire raged across central idaho today. some 2,300 homeowners near the resort communities of sun valley and ketchum were forced to evacuate.we the blaze, which was sparked by lightning nearly two weeks ago now has scorched about 160 square miles. 1,200 firefighters are battling the fire. it is 8% contained.